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Deering High School



Top Seniors

Siena Butterfield, daughter of Michelle and Lou Butterfield, plans to attend Tufts or Yale University and major in Archaeology.
Honors, awards, achievements: National Honor Society, National Merit Scholarship Finalist, Academic Letter, Brown Book Award.
Activities: Big Brothers & Big Sisters, Peer Mediation, Student Senate, Ramblings Newspaper Editor-in-Chief, Afghan Scholars Initiative, and Tennis.


Grace Kiffney, daughter of Mary and Gustin Kiffney.
Honors, awards, achievements: National Honor Society, Yale Book Award, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts Student Craft Institute.
Activities: Vice President of Outdoor Club, Spanish Club, Future Teachers of America, “Your Space” Intern at Portland Museum of Art, Art Club, Portland Public Schools Orchestra, Theatre Technician for Deering Players, Soccer & Lacrosse.


Sarah Varney, daughter of Norman and Gretel Varney, plans to attend UMASS Amherst. She will major in Psychology and Italian Studies.
Honors, awards, achievements: Field Hockey All-Academic Team, Academic Letter, National Honor Society, Harvard Book Award, JV Captain Field Hockey.
Activities: Volunteer Teacher’s Assistant, Band, Jazz Band, Handbells, Chorus, Math Team Captain, Tennis, Field Hockey, Spanish Club, and Theatre Technician for Deering Players.


Madeline Burns, daughter of Cynthia Loebenstein and Thomas Burns, plans to attend Cornell University and major in Architecture.
Honors, awards, achievements: National Honor Society, All Academic Team for Lacrosse & Soccer, Third Alternate for National Debate Competition, Outward Bound Leadership Scholarship, Cornell Book Award, Rotary Youth Leadership Award.
Activities: Debate Club, Art Club, Outdoor Club, Drama, Lacrosse, Soccer, Indoor Track, Teens to Trails Advisor Board, Math Team, Future Teachers of America, and Volunteer at Burbank Library, attended Ethical Leadership Seminar, Afghan Scholars Initiative, and “Your Space” Internship at the Portland Museum of Art.


Maria Smith-Lachman, daughter of Kiya Smith and Denis Lachman, plans to attend Wellesley College and major in Biomedicine.
Honors, awards, achievements: National Honor Society, Tennis Captain, Wellesley Book Award.
Activities: School Senate, Violin Teacher, English Tutor, Big Brothers & Big Sisters, Peer Mediator, Tennis, Afghan Scholars Member, Cyber Bullying Seminar Leader, and Volunteer Leader for Quaker Meeting.


Amanda Masse, daughter of Kris and Tim Masse, plans to attend John Hopkins University and major in Neuroscience with a minor in Spanish.
Honors, awards, achievements: National Honor Society, Forecaster’s Female Athlete of the Year for 2010, SMAA Athlete of the Year 2010.
Activities: Soccer, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Unity Project, Key Club, Student Senate, and Unity Project.


Charlie Dupee, son of Linda Mercier, plans to attend Colby College. Honors, awards, and achievements: Varsity Soccer Captain, National Honors Society, All Conference Soccer Player, Deering Soccer Offensive MVP, All Star Soccer Player, Dartmouth Book Award, and Deering Athlete of the Year 2009
Activities: Drama Club, Indoor Track, Soccer, Maine Coast United Premier Soccer, Anatomy of Leadership and TOP Soccer.


Logan Roche, son of Dennis and Diane Roche, plans to attend Worcester Polytechnic Institute and major in Chemical Engineering.
Honors, awards, achievements: National Honor Society, SMAA All Academic Soccer Team, SMAA All Academic Nordic Ski Team, Academic Letter, Nordic Ski Team Captain, Craig Whiton Leadership Award, Varsity Letter for Soccer and Nordic Ski Team.
Activities: Soccer, Nordic Ski Team, Outdoor Track, Student Senate, and Key Club.


Anna Chandler, daughter Vola Gropzka and Chris Chandler, plans to attend Johns Hopkins University and major in Environmental Engineering.
Honors, awards, achievements: Cross Country Captain, Lacrosse Captain, National Honors Society, SMAA Student Athlete, Williams Book Award, Sophomore Class President, and Drama Stage Manager.
Activities: Cross Country, Lacrosse, Alpine Ski Team, Relay for Life, Theatre Technician for Deering Players, Chorus, and Environmental Club.


Ethan Mack, son of Frank and Lucy Mack, plans to major in Political Science.
Honors, awards, achievements: Academic Letter, Co-Captain of Mock Trial Team, Second Place Student Debate Tournament, President of Chess Club.
Activities: Math Team, Debate Team, Mock Trial Team, Cyber Security Team, and Chess Club.


Graduates


Halima Abdi
Mohamed Mahdi Abdirahman
Abdelfatah Abdulle
Zahra Munye Abu
Nicholas Bryant Adams
Bilal Ahmad *
Rahma Mohamoud Ahmed
Erik Dean Aikins
Melak Ramzi Ibrahim Al Qayyar
Khamar M. Ali
Yonis Omar Ali
Carleton Jeffrey Allen
Peter G. Andriakos
Cedrick Paul Valenzuela Ariza
Rikardo Augustino
Anthony Balzano
Samuel Joseph Balzano
Arminda Baramburiye Nezerwe
Lorenz A. Bark
Jesse Barkin
Benjamin Joseph Barlock *
Andrew R. Barnes *
Cody Walker Barnes
Harley Dylan Bassett
Holly Marie Bauer *
Emily Paige Belanger
Shane Nicholas Beote
Brian Joseph Bernatche
Matthew A. Bevilacqua
Christopher Gregory Bickel
Molly Grace Blumenthal
Kailey Vanessa Booker
Lily Diane Bourey
Jonathan Henry Brink
Adrienne Helen Broadwater
Caitlynn Marie Brown
Nicholas Raymond Brown *
Robert Andrew Brown
Morgan Marie Bryan
Kayla Brooke Burchill
Allison Ann Burnett
Madeline Anna Burns *
John Joseph Burton
Siena Butterfield *
Kayleigh D. Calvert
Tyler Cartwright
Maycon Alexander Castaneda
Andrew Robert Certain
Anna Marie Grodzka Chandler *
Konstantine Chapanoff
Aleksandra Chernyak
Calysta Marie Chute
Jesse Taylor Cinque
Carolyn Miles Claypoole
Nicholas Michael Colucci
Rebecca Michele Coyne
Kevin Crowley
Miguel Guillermo Cua
Crystal Savanna D’Andrea-Geisinger
Tam Dang
Paul Danh
Laura Marie De Witt
Sarah Leigh DeLuca
Julia Lynn DeLong
Alanna Virginia Derrig
Hyler Rose Difrancesco
Lucas Giuseppe Dimajo
DJ Steven Dipietro
Nicholas Carmine Distasio
Wise Morse Doane
Michael Joseph Donlan
Cara Jean Donovan
Scott James Downs
Nathan Duane Drummond
Alexander James Dunne
Bernadette Teresa Dunphe
Charlie Alexander Dupee *
James Eilenstine
Jacob Brandon Farrell
Sarah Joan Fasulo
Megan E. A. Fenney
Devon John Fitzgerald
Dezarae M. Fitzgerald
Edward Paul Flaherty
Kayla M. Fogg
Rachel Margaret Foster
Jackson Robert Frey
Brittany L. Gagnon
Nathan Louis Gallant
Kyle T. Gendron
Helen Ham
Savannah Christine Hamilton-Jones
Lily Joni Hampton *
Pongsakorn Hanjitsuwan
John Charles Hannigan
John Andrew Hardy IV
Marian M. Hassan
Saudo Hassan
Matthew Kyle Heath
Myles Frasher Hebert
Ayub Alawi Hersi
Susan Hoang
Taylor Pauline Holmes
Lana Louise Holtan
Nicholas Andrew Holton
Frederick Karl Huether
Antonio Hughes
John M. Hughes
Alexis Nadine Irving
Hannah Nicole Isherwood
Kaytlyn Anne Jacobsen
Floydzell Johnson Jr.
Leah Marie Johnson
Daniella Kahn
Colby James Kenny
Grace Marie Kiffney *
Vladimir Kravljaca
Judi Nicole Labonte
Cassidy Shannon Lacroix
Alyssa Anne Ladd
Katherine Langford
Aislinn Margaret Lavoie
Logan Taylor Leavitt
Triman Henry Leddy
Rebekah Cottle Legaspi
Dimitri A. Lekas
Marisa Ruth Lentz
Andrea Margolit Levinsky *
Jeffrey Li
Angela Guardian Liang
Nicklas J. Libby
Stacey Elizabeth Libby
Stephanie Anne Libby
Thelonious Kolya Lichter
Corey Allan Light
Nathaniel Thomas Linscott
Junyang Liu
Olivia Rose Lourie
Caitlin O’Meara Lowell *
Lagu Joseph Luka
Brandon Somnang Ly
David Patrick Lyden
Jennifer Turner Lynch *
Jillian Leigh Lynch
Billy Simon Mabruk
Audrey Silver MacDuff
Ethan Thomas Mack
Rachel Erin Madjerac *
Mahamud Hassan Mahamud
Vanessa Mao
Cody Evan Marcroft
Amanda Susan Masse *
Joseph Michael McEwen *
Connor McGarvey
Catherine Patricia McGeough *
Andrew McIver
Samuel William McKenna
Joseph Thomas McMann
Tina Elizabeth Merrill
Mary S. Mesele
Shaun Douglas Meserve
Joseph R. Millay
Donna L. Miller
Caitlin Marie Millett
Bridgette Anique Millette
John Felix Miranda Jr.
Sumaya Mohamed
Ibrahim A. Mohamud
Connor Francis Montello
Carrie Lynn Mooney
Francesca Serafina Morabito *
Mason Alton Morgan
Samuel Alexander Morrison
Sean Patrick Mulkern
Mulumba Mulumba
Jordan Francis Murphy
Hafiz Musa
Cooper James Nadeau
Tural Nadirli
Gabrielle Ann Nappi
Bruno Nedic
Salinda Ngo
Amelia Loan Nguyen
Nina M. Nguyen
Demitria Priscilla Nixon
Jeremy Luke Oriol
John Oriol
Kryjulian Oum
Krylyling Oum
John Andrew Paglio
Dennis Patenaude
Alexandra J. Perry *
Conner Petropoulos
Damon Phean
Samantha Toni Pingree
Sebastian T. Pinkham
Juliet Faye Plouff
Kristin Lynn Pollard *
Samantha Germain Pooler
Kayla Cecile Poor
Zachary Anthony Poulin
Monyrath Prak
CJ Pratt
Misty Dawn Przybyl
Taylor Tucker Py
Joseph C. Queen
Ivan Radovic
Alexis Ann Rice
William H.E. Richards
Christina Roberts
Lauren Elizabeth Robichaud
Aaron Arthur Robinson
Logan Alexander Roche *
James Ross
Simeon Russell
Aus A. Salman
Abdullahi Sharif-Isaack
Casey Owen Shea
James Aaron Shepersky
Rebecca Jean Silver *
Maria Adriana Rose Smith-Lachman *
Harlee Smothers
Aleeza Jane Stearns
Nijeil Steele
Shea Michael Stewart
Teodora Strbac
Bahsan Subane
Benjamin Scott Sweeney
Joshua John Robert Sweeney
Gabrielle Rose Sylvester
Julie Tao
David Jonathan Tauwala
Jennifer Abby Thach
Alexander John Thiboutot
Tommy T. Thiv
Erik Jordan Thomas
Christina Tran
Christopher L. Tran
Hoamy Tran
Acadia Kathleen Troiano
Cassi Ann True
Moira Anne Trynor
Elena Rose Turnbull
Chandaranarry Ung
Marina Rose Urbano
Kayla Marie Vachon
Barbara VanDerburgh *
Sarah Hope Varney *
Caitlin Elizabeth Very
Maria Kara Villarreal
Aarika Marie Viola
Vasin Vivattanakulpanit *
Itang Tot Wang
Mahad Osman Warsame
Katherine Elizabeth Watson
Kaylee Marie Wheeler *
Noah Whittenburg *
Elise Nichole Wilcox
Courtney Elizabeth Willey
Brianna L. Williams
Isaac Leland Wipfler
Adam Wirth
Lindsey Keturah Woollard
Jessica Lynn York
Lule Zeqiri

* National Honor Society
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